Dr. Kathryn Hecker, MD

Ophthalmology •  Female • Age 61
  
Dr. Hecker
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Hecker Ophthalmology

1507 Westover Ter Ste C Greensboro, NC 27408

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Dr. Kathryn Hecker, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Greensboro, NC and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School medical school in 1991. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hecker to book an appointment.


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3.6

Based on 19 ratings

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Dr. Hecker is the most impressive individual I have ever met! In my experience with her (eye surgery) she exhibited knowledge, skill, and experience unmatched at any level. She and her staff were extremely helpful to me, and I recommend Dr. Hecker with heartfelt gratitude for the entire experience I had at Hecker Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Zay Sevier in Greensboro, NC – Apr 25, 2018
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The wait times in Dr. Hecker's office are too long, averaging 4+ hours. Then when you finally see the doctor, she seems rushed & uninterested in your concerns. Last time I needed an appointment, I was told I had to see an associate instead. I finally decided that to go to a different eye doctor in a different office in Greensboro. He is more caring and his wait times are much less.
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Greensboro, NC – Jul 24, 2017
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My appointment with Dr Hecker was very professional and was attentive to my needs. My follow up visit is next week
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Martinsville – Feb 24, 2017
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I had a great experience having both of my eyes done. Dr Hecker and her entire staff kept me informed regarding my eye surgery.The next month had surgery on my other eye. It was a great success and I would happily recommend Dr. Becker ! Thank you so much !
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T J Millikin in Greensboro, NC – Nov 28, 2016
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She listens well and gives excellent advice when there are difficult decisions to be made. She presents all options well and then lets the patient decide the plan of action, but from a place where you are well informed. She is an excellent surgeon. I had cataracts removed. After the surgery I went to a local optometrist who had no connection to her and his first words were, Wow, what an excellent job your surgeon did. Who was the doctor? I have excellent vision now, 20/20.
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Judy in Greensboro, NC – Jun 19, 2016
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I went in for a laser procedure and as you would imagine I was scared out of my mind. I had read so many things online that could go wrong. Dr. Hecker and her amazing staff explained everything to me so clearly that all doubt was cleared from my mind. I even had my technician hold my hand during the procedure, which only took a few minutes and I had worked myself up for no reason at all. With that being said I would absolutely recommend Hecker Ophthalmology to my friends and family!
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Ms. Hammond in Jamestown, NC – Apr 15, 2016
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Dr. Kathryn Hecker, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Greensboro, NC and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School medical school in 1991. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hecker to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Vanderbilt Hosp-Vanderbilt U
Residency Hospital
1992
Stamford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School

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(336) 274-7771

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hecker's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Dr. Hecker treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Hecker treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Allergic Conjunctivitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hecker treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 76% of her peers

Dr. Hecker treats this condition more than 76% of her peers

Visual Field Defects
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hecker treats Visual Field Defects more than 53% of her peers

Dr. Hecker treats this condition more than 53% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Scotoma

Dr. Hecker's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Headache
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Hecker Ophthalmology

Hecker Ophthalmology1507 Westover Ter Ste C Greensboro, NC 27408
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